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20% Discount for Verizon Refugees

Verizon recently announced that they were discontinuing their free usenet access. To ease the pain we have decided to offer a 20% discount to any Verizon customer. Just signup with your Verizon email address and enter coupon code ngd495829 to get the discount. This coupon code will only be valid for a couple of weeks.…Continue reading →

PlanetNewsgroup Is Now Part of NewsgroupDirect

NewsgroupDirect is pleased to announce that PlanetNewsgroup is now part of NewsgroupDirect. All customers of PlanetNewsgroup are now customers of NewsgroupDirect. PlanetNewsgroup customers now have access to all of the features that NewsgroupDirect customers enjoy, including SSL-encrypted access, 350+ day retention, 20 simultaneous connections, etc. As always, all of our customers, including our new PlanetNewsgroup…Continue reading →

Newsrover 14.2 Now Available

We have just uploaded the latest version of Newsrover to the Member’s area. Please login now and update. Let us know if you have any problems.

NewsgroupDirect Announces 400 Days Retention Plan

Continuing to up the ante, NewsgroupDirect is happy to announce that we are now spooling to 400 days retention. We currently are at about 300 days, so in about 3 months or so we’ll hit our goal of 400 days. We have about 200 days of retention available in headers, with another hundred days or…Continue reading →

Retention Increased to 200 Days!

The NewsgroupDirect team is excited to announce that we are now at 200 days retention, and still growing. 200 days worth of retention is accessible through message id… so if you use nzb files or search using a newsreader with that capability then you’ll be able to fully utilize the retention. Retention through headers is…Continue reading →

Black Friday Christmas Special – 40% Off

NewsgroupDirect is excited to announce our first-ever Day After Thanksgiving (aka Black Friday) sale! We are offering a whopping 40% lifetime discount for customers creating new accounts on Friday, Nov. 28. This includes subscription accounts and block purchases. So be sure to tell your friends, family, coworkers, neighbors, people you pass in the mall, and…Continue reading →

Retention Upgrades – 160 Days

We’re excited to announce the latest retenion upgrades at NewsgroupDirect. Binary retention is now up to a whopping 160 days, with text retention up to 1250 days. This is the retention that is available by retrieving headers in your favorite newsreader. You may be able to get more days of retention if you’re searching by…Continue reading →

Newsrover 14.1 Now Available

We now have the latest version of Newsrover, 14.1, available for download. We recomend all users move to this new version as soon as possible. This version includes an improved installer, which will eliminate installation issues that some users have reported in previous versions. Other enhancements in the new version include support for Transport Stream…Continue reading →